Wish You Well to premiere at Heartland Film Festival
Wish You Well – the independent film adaptation of David’s eponymous novel – will premiere at the Heartland Film Festival in Indianapolis on October 19th. The film stars Academy Award-winner Ellen Burstyn, Josh Lucas and Mackenzie Foy, along with Ned Bellamy, Laura Fraser, JP Vanderloo, Alano Miller and Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick.
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Sony Acquires Feature Rights to David Baldacci’s ‘The Finisher’
Sony has acquired feature rights to bestselling author David Baldacci’s fantasy novel, “The Finisher,” with Matt Tolmach set to produce the project. Read more here.
Sony Options David Baldacci’s Upcoming Fantasy Novel ‘The Finisher’
Sony Pictures Entertainment has optioned film rights to David Baldacci’s upcoming fantasy novel “The Finisher.” Read more here.
Britain’s UKTV Picks Up CBS Studios’ Cop Drama ‘King & Maxwell’
UKTV, the multichannel network operator owned by BBC Worldwide and Scripps Networks Interactive, has inked a deal with CBS Studios International for U.S. crime drama King & Maxwell. Read more here.
Scholastic Lands Baldacci’s ‘The Finisher’
Bestselling author David Baldacci has signed with Scholastic Press for his first standalone children’s book, a fantasy novel called THE FINISHER. Read the full article here. Read Scholastic’s press release here.
David Baldacci on Truman Capote
In a new episode of Google Play’s Favorite Things, David shares his thoughts on one of his favorite books: Truman Capote’s In Cold Blood.
What “Edward Snowden” The Movie Would Look Like
Edward Snowden’s release of classified information, search for asylum and avoidance of extradition to the U.S. seem to be straight out of a movie plot. Audie Cornish speaks with best-selling author David Baldacci for his take on scripting Edward Snowden, the movie. Listen to the story here.
Thriller writers collaborate for anthology
Twenty-three of the country’s top thriller writers will combine their talents in FACE OFF, an anthology announced Tuesday by Simon & Schuster and scheduled to come out in summer 2014. David Baldacci will edit the collection. Read more here.
Rebecca Romijn and Jon Tenney Talk King & Maxwell Chemistry
TV Guide sits down with the stars of TNT’s “King & Maxwell” to investigate their spark. Read the full interview here.
TNT’s ‘King & Maxwell’ goes by the book
“It’s fun to be part of a show that’s based on a popular series of books,” says Rebecca Romijn (the shape-shifting Mystique in the X-Men films), who stars as Maxwell. King is played by Jon Tenney, who starred as Brenda Leigh Johnson’s (Kyra Sedgwick) FBI-agent husband on TNT’s The Closer. Read more here.